Passage III


Questions 26 and 27 ask about Passage

26. In the first paragraph of Passage B (lines 52–63), the narrator describes John Huff in a manner that:

  • A. emphasizes John’s physical strength and intelligence, to indicate John’s view of himself.

  • B. exaggerates John’s characteristics and actions, to reflect Douglas’s idolization of John.

  • C. highlights John’s reckless behavior, to show that Douglas was most fond of John’s rebelliousness.

  • D. showcases John’s talents, to make clear why both children and adults admired John